A two day faculty development programme on Mentoring was conducted at KLE Dr. M. S. Sheshgiri college of Engineering and Technology, Belagavi on 28th and 29th July 2016 in the Saptarishi hall of the college premises
Dr. Basavaraj Katageri, Principal, KLE Dr. MSSCET, Belagavi was the chief facilitator for the programme. Speaking on the occasion Dr. Katageri said that, Mentoring is important, not only because of the knowledge and skills students can learn from mentors, but also because mentoring provides professional socialization and personal support to facilitate success in graduate school and beyond. Quality mentoring greatly enhances student’s chances for success. He also said that, Mentoring is a professional activity, a trusted relationship, a meaningful commitment. The origins of mentoring can be traced back to ancient Greece as a technique to impart to young men important social, spiritual, and personal values. Several exercises and Physical activities were conducted during the session to enrich the programme experience.
The programme was conducted by the HRTC club at the college under the guidance of Dr. G A Hebbale, Chief coordinator and coordinated by Prof. Tejas Doshi and Prof. Uma Hombal